Galloway Girls Golf Development Programme
On 6th November, 2022 our newly appointed Capitan Gwen and Past Captain Jackie, took Eva Hare & Sofia McCutcheon to Kingbarns GC to participate in the Scottish Golf Kingbarns Girls Classic. They found it to be a very well organised day and Eva & Sofia very much enjoyed their experience.
Gwen and Jackie also had a meeting with Scottish Golf who showed them what Scottish Golf are hoping to do to get girls into squads.
On Saturday 14th August, 2021, Stuart Fisher – PGA Golf Coach provided an interesting and informative coaching day at Portpatrick Golf Club to 15 girls from the Galloway region.
The day was fully funded by Galloway Ladies Golf Association who are thrilled to see some upcoming talent in the region.
A follow up session has already been scheduled for the October holidays.
Those who attended were;
Ailsa Brannock, Vanessa Ho, Teresa Ho, Beth Hutchison, Lottie Brydson, Isla Dodds, Eva Hare, Sofie McCutcheon, Kirsty Gardiner, Ruby Rankin, Anna Milligan, Cara Anderson, Olivia McKeand, Amy Marshall, Isla Marshall
Photos of the Galloway Girls enjoying their training day on 14th August, 2021!
Chris Robinson, Head PGA Professional joined Portpatrick Dunskey Golf Club in October 2012.
The fully stocked Professional Shop features all the top brands of golf equipment and clothing from Ping, Titleist, Taylormade, Srixon, Cleveland, Footjoy, Glenmuir, Sunderland of Scotland and Powakaddy. It also has a growing reputation for offering a vast range of ladies clothing from Catmandoo and Nivo and also catering for junior golfers with the no.1 brand in junior golf worldwide – US Kids Golf.
The Professional Team provide a full range of services from expert tuition to club repairs including custom fitting of all golf clubs using Trackman.
The Professional Shop also offers it’s customers the opportunity to ‘try before you buy’ from many of the leading brands. Portpatrick Dunskey has excellent practice facilities for both long & short game and customers are very welcome to use this, to try out the latest equipment.
The Professional Shop telephone: 01776 810273 or E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Galloway Ladies History – Blast from the Past!
A blast from the past – This was a Galloway / Dumfriesshire match at Kirkcudbright.
L-R back row – Isa Anderson, Dorothy Hill, Marjorie Clement, Maisie Welsh, Fiona Rennie (now Hunter), Maeve Morrison, Maureen McKerrow, Sheila Thomson, Betty Barbour and front row – Jean Hill, Elaine Gray, Morag Wright, Elma Hill, Sheila Mcdonald (now McMurtrie)
The Galloway County Team at the County Finals held at Douglas Park, L-R back row – Fiona Rennie (now Hunter), Maisie Welsh, sheila McMurtie, Zena Livingstone and front row – Marjorie Clement, Elaine Gray, Morag Wright.
Moyra Rennie in 1973 holding the Galloway Ladies Championship Trophy and the Castle Douglas Club Championship Salver. This was the first time the Championship was played and was held over two courses, Stranraer and Southerness.